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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Order of imprisonment and fine - No order as to compensation - Order of sentence and fine set aside - Matter remitted for decision afresh on the question of sentence and award of compensation...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(3)-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Accused sentenced to six months imprisonment and direction to pay cheque amount as compensation to complainant - Default sentence undergone - Fact that default sentence was undergone is no immunity against subsequent attempt for recovery of fine amount if such..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Compensation - By imposing the sentence of imprisonment alone complainant cannot recover the money from accused - Accused directed to pay compensation equal to that of cheque amount...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(4)-- Dishonour of cheque - Compensation - Accused convicted and sentenced to three months simple imprisonment and to pay a fine of Rs.5, 000/- and in default to undergo simple imprisonment for 20 days - By imposing the sentence of imprisonment alone, complainant cannot recover the money from the..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Dishonour of cheque - Appeal against conviction - Suspension of sentence - Sentence suspended subject to deposit of 25% of compensation amount - Held, imposition of such condition not improper...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Appeal against - Suspension of sentence - Appellate Court has power to direct payment of compensation, in whole or any part thereof, awarded by Magistrate as a condition precedent for suspending substantive sentence...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint against L.R's of the person who issued the cheque - Not maintainable - Proceedings and process issued against L.R's quashed - Compensation of Rs.5, 000/- awarded for launching proceeding which was absolutely untenable in law...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357, 421-- Dishonour of cheque - Fine and compensation - Recovery of compensation gets precedence over recovery of fine - If amount recovered is insufficient to meet both, amount recovered must first be applied in payment of compensation and action be taken to recover balance amount - Recovery of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357-- Dishonour of cheque - Compensation - Normally double the amount of cheque is awarded - Court u/s 357(3) Cr.P.C. can award unlimited amount of compensation...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Compensation - Can be enforced by imposing a sentence in default...........

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